Ansaldo SVA-5 - Caontrol line scale model biplane. Hi Steve - Here is Joseph Wherry's Ansaldo SVA-5 from Model Airplane News magazine issue 01-47.
Quote: - "Here is a gas model a bit out of the ordinary for several reasons. First, it is one of those swell flying and stunting scale jobs of the First World War; then it's one of the few which has a cowling that will completely (or nearly so) enclose your motor. The author found the Italian Ansaldo SVA5 Fighter to be a model that is easy to build, that flies as sweetly as you could wish, and that will stuint with the best of them ...built around an Elf single ...the plans are so drawn that any class A or B engine may be used."
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